Bl. Columba of Rieti & Bl. Hyacinth-Marie Cormier

Bl. Columba of Rieti & Bl. Hyacinth-Marie Cormier

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May 21, 2018

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Bl. Columba of Rieti (1467-1501)
Italian, virgin, inspired by St. Catherine of Siena (April 29) to become a Lay Dominican, became a cloistered sister at the bishop’s request, prophetess, peacemaker.

Bl. Hyacinth-Marie Cormier (1832-1916)
French, originally a Lay Dominican, became a priest, devoted to Blessed Sacrament and to the restoration of the Order, author, confessor, spiritual director, Provincial of Toulouse, Master of the Order, founder of the Angelicum, he long labored strenuously for Dominican ideals.

(Corpus Christi Thursday does not occur before May 21.)